The Involved were formed in 2008 in Watford by Robin Brookes, Garry Brookes, Lee Brookes and Mark Hibberd. Four people with quite different influences but who share a love for 60’s Garage, Psych, Punk Rock and effects pedals. The current band members are Gaz (drums), Mark (guitar), Luke (guitar, harmonica) and Robin (vocals, bass, acoustic guitar) and there musical influences include Pretty Things, Pink Floyd, The Who, Pistols, Stone Roses, Super Furry Animals, Stones, Beatles, Beta Band and Joy Division. They have played over 100 shows, mainly in London (100 Club, Barfly, Hope & Anchor, Dublin Castle) and also in Cambridge, York, Newcastle and Birmingham. They recently supported John Power (The La’s/Cast) and Parlour Flames (ex Oasis).